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  1. Download The Essential James Gee

    Get the free ebook The Essential James Gee: An Introduction to Discourse Analysis. It's brought to you by Routledge and features an original introduction and selections hand-picked by the author himself, James Paul Gee.

  2. The 10th International Symposium on Bilingualism

    The 10th International Symposium on Bilingualism, held at Rutgers University, takes place May 20-24! With a theme of "Uncovering Multilinguialism," we think attendees would very much enjoy a few of our top titles that complement this theme perfectly. 

    Now available in paperback, The Routledge Handbook of Multilingualism provides a comprehensive survey of the field of multilingualism for a global readership, and an overview of the research which situates multilingualism in its social, cultural and political context. 

    In Metrolingualism, authors Alastair Pennycook and Emi Otsuji introduce the notion of ‘metrolingualism’, showing how language and the city are deeply involved in a perpetual exchange between people, history, migration, architecture, urban landscapes and linguistic resources. 

    Browse the complete selection of our Bilingualism and Multilingualism books. 

  3. Now Available in Paperback

  4. New in Routledge Revivals

    The Selected Works of Eric Partridge

    This set reissues important selected works by Eric Partridge, covering the period from 1933 to 1968. Together, the books look at many and diverse aspects of language, focusing in particular on English.  

    Find out more and recommend it to your librarian

  5. New in Hardback: A Communicative Grammar of English

    A Communicative Grammar of English has long been established as a grammar innovative in approach, reliable in coverage, and clear in its explanations. This fully revised and redesigned third edition provides up-to-date and accessible help to teachers, advanced learners and undergraduate students of English.  

    Find out more and request a complimentary exam copy

  6. The Psychology of the Language Learner Revisited

    NEW Over the past decade, the focus of inquiry into the psychology of SLA has shifted from the analysis of various characteristics within individuals towards a greater consideration of individuals’ dynamic interactions with diverse contexts. This revisit of the bestselling The Psychology of the Language Learner reflects on these developments by challenging some of the assumptions upon which the original text was based, maintaining the familiar structure of the original, while situating the discussion within a very different theoretical framework. 

    Find out more and request a complimentary e-inspection copy.

  7. Localizing Apps

    NEW With practical tasks, suggestions for further reading and concise chapter summaries, Localizing Apps takes a comprehensive look at the transformation processes and tools used by the software industry today. 

    Find out more, request a complimentary e-inspection copy, and recommend it to your librarian

  8. The Routledge Handbook of Multilingualism

    NEW The Routledge Handbook of Multilingualism provides a comprehensive survey of the field of multilingualism for a global readership, and an overview of the research which situates multilingualism in its social, cultural and political context. The handbook includes an introduction and five sections with thirty two chapters by leading international contributors. 

    Find out more and recommend it to your librarian

  9. The Routledge Handbook of Literacy Studies

    NEW The Routledge Handbook of Literacy Studies offers a comprehensive view of the field of language and literacy studies. With forty-three chapters reflecting new research from leading scholars in the field, the handbook pushes at the boundaries of existing fields and combines with related fields and disciplines to develop a lens on contemporary scholarship and emergent fields of inquiry. 

    Find out more and recommend it to your librarian

  10. Multiple Translation Communities in Contemporary Japan

    NEW Multiple Translation Communities in Contemporary Japan offers a collection of essays that deepens the understanding of the cultural and linguistic diversity of communities in contemporary Japan and how translation operates in this shifting context and circulates globaly by looking at some of the ways it is theorized and approached as a significant social, cultural, or political practice, and harnessed by its multiple agents.  

    Find out more and recommend it to your librarian.

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